‘Straight to your soul’: Japan’s taiko reinvents drum tradition

In a hall on Japan’s Sado island, 71-year-old Yoshikazu Fujimoto strikes the imposing drum mounted before him, producing a boom so powerful that it reverberates through the floorboards. It has been a life-long project for Fujimoto, who is a specialist performer of the o-daiko, an enormous single drum mounted on a stand that is struck … Read more

Rapper J. Cole signs with Scarborough Shooting Stars in CEBL

The Scarborough Shooting Stars have landed the biggest star in Canadian Elite Basketball League history. J. Cole, known as one of the most influential rappers of his generation, has signed with the CEBL team, the league announced on Thursday. Cole will take part in the Shooting Stars’ inaugural season, as the team was announced as … Read more

Don’t Miss the Ragazzi Boys Chorus

Don’t Miss the Ragazzi Boys Chorus – CBS San Francisco Watch CBS News Artistic director Kent Jue talks about the upcoming performances of the Ragazzi Boys Chorus. For more information, visit ragazzi.org. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not Now Turn On Source link

Encore Houston, Episode 179: River Oaks Chamber Orchestra | Houston Public Media

The River Oaks Chamber Orchestra performing in 2021 On this episode of Encore Houston, the River Oaks Chamber Orchestra celebrates the earth with a world premiere and takes a little tour through an art exhibition! Music in this episode: AARON JAY KERNIS: Earth MODEST MUSSORGSKY, arr. Alan Gout: Pictures at an Exhibition Performance date: 2/26/2022 … Read more

Levi’s Stadium resumes hosting concerts for first time since pandemic

SANTA CLARA (CBS SF) — Concert events will return to Levi’s Stadium Sunday, nearly three years since the last one was held there as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The stadium’s concert season begins Sunday with Coldplay. part of the group’s “Music of the Spheres” world tour.  Sunday’s concert kicks off the stadium’s biggest … Read more

Morgan Wallen, Travis Scott return from controversy at Billboard Awards

It was a night of redemption at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday night. First, there was country star Morgan Wallen — who had been banned from performing at the Grammys and the Country Music Association Awards for a video that surfaced in early 2021 of him using the N-word — getting the chance to … Read more

Bombarded at home, Ukraine finds symbolic win at Eurovision

TURIN, Italy — While in the third month of fighting Russia’s invasion at home, Ukraine came out victorious at Europe’s musical competition Eurovision. Swept along on a wave of solidarity, the Ukrainian band Kalush Orchestra racked up a record popular vote after performing a catchy folk-rap tune and sending an emotional plea for the bombarded … Read more

Police: Las Vegas music festival resumes, no shots fired

Authorities say a music festival in Las Vegas has resumed after a “security incident” temporarily halted performances on Saturday ByThe Associated Press 15 May 2022, 06:30 • 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article LAS VEGAS — A music festival in Las Vegas has resumed after a “security incident” temporarily halted performances … Read more

Eurovision Song Contest 2022, review: Night belongs to Ukraine as Space Man returns to Earth

And then to the main event as the votes came in. First the national juries and a deluge of douze point for Ryder, whose cheery charm has worked a treat all week (all the more so because it is obviously completely unforced). Incredibly, he was in first place, ahead of Sweden going into the public … Read more